‘When They See Us,’ ‘Dolemite’ top Image Award nominees

Ceremony takes place Feb. 22

OW Staff Writer | 2/13/2020, midnight
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Ethan Henru Herisse, “When They See Us”


Idris Elba, “Luther” (BBC America)

Jharrel Jerome, “When They See Us” (Netflix)

Mahershala Ali, “True Detective” (HBO)

Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special

Aunjanue Ellis, “When They See Us” (Netflix)

Gabrielle Union, “Being Mary Jane” (BET


Kerry Washington, “American Son” (Netflix)

Niecy Nash, “When They See Us” (Netflix)

Octavia Spencer, “Truth Be Told” (Apple TV+)

Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)

“PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of

Black Girls in Schools” (PBS)

“Surviving R. Kelly” (Lifetime)

“The Breakfast Club” (REVOLT)

“The Story of God with Morgan Freeman”

(National Geographic)

“Unsung” (TV One)

Outstanding Talk Series

“Red Table Talk” (Facebook Watch)

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (Comedy


“The Real” (Syndicated)

“The Shop: Uninterrupted” (HBO)

“The Tamron Hall Show” (Syndicated)

Outstanding Reality Program/Reality Competition Series/Game Show

“Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN)

“Lip Sync Battle” (Paramount Network)

“Rhythm + Flow” (Netflix)

“Sunday Best” (BET Networks)

“The Voice” (NBC)

Outstanding Variety (Series or Special)

“2019 Black Girls Rock!” (BET Networks)

“Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones” (Netflix)

“Homecoming: A Film by Beyonce” (Netflix)

“Saturday Night Live” (NBC)

“Wanda Sykes: Not Normal” (Netflix)

Outstanding Children’s Program

“Doc McStuffins” (Disney Junior)

“Family Reunion” (Netflix)

“Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History” (Netflix)

“Marvel’s Avengers: Black Panther’s Quest”

(Disney XD)

“Motown Magic” (Netflix)

Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited-Series)

Caleel Harris, “When They See Us” (Netflix)

Lonnie Chavis, “This Is Us” (NBC)

Lyric Ross, “This Is Us” (NBC)

Marsai Martin, “black-ish” (ABC)

Miles Brown, “black-ish” (ABC)

Outstanding Host in a Talk or News/Information (Series or Special)

Individual or Ensemble

Angela Rye, “Young Gifted and Broke: A BET

Town Hall” (BET Networks)

Jada Pinkett Smith, “Red Table Talk” (Facebook


Lester Holt, “NBC Nightly News with Lester

Holt” (NBC)

Trevor Noah, “The Daily Show with Trevor

Noah” (Comedy Central)

Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin,

Meghan McCain, Abby Huntsman, Ana

Navarro, “The View” (ABC)

Outstanding Host in a Reality/Reality

Competition, Game Show or Variety

(Series or Special)—Individual or Ensemble

Iyanla Vanzant, “Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN)

LL Cool J, “Lip Sync Battle” (Paramount


Regina Hall, “2019 BET Awards” (BET


Steve Harvey, “Celebrity Family Feud” (ABC)

Wayne Brady, “Let’s Make A Deal” (CBS)

Outstanding Guest Performance

in a Comedy or Drama Series

Blair Underwood, “Dear White People”


David Alan Grier, “Queen Sugar” (OWN)

Kelly Rowland, “American Soul” (BET



Sanaa Lathan, “The Affair” (Showtime)

Recording Catergories: Outstanding Album

“Cuz I Love You,” Lizzo (Nice Life

Records/Atlantic Records)

“Homecoming: The Live Album,” Beyonce

(Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Records)

“I Used To Know H.E.R.,” H.E.R. (RCA


“Sketchbook,” Fantasia (Rock Soul Inc./BMG)

“Worthy,” India.Arie (India.Arie Inc./BMG)

Outstanding New Artist

Ari Lennox (Dreamville/Interscope Records)

Lil Nas X (Columbia Records)

Lucky Daye (Keep Cool/RCA Records)

Mahalia (Burkmar/Warner Music UK)

Mykal Kilgore (Affective Music)

Outstanding Male Artist

Bruno Mars (Atlantic Records)

Khalid (RCA Records)

Lil Nas X (Columbia Records)


PJ Morton (Morton Records)

Outstanding Female Artist

Beyonce (Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia


Fantasia (Rock Soul Inc./BMG)